Blake Bortles

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 14: Quarterback Blake Bortles #5 of the Jacksonville Jaguars signals before the snap during the first quarter of a game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 14, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Tennessee Titans At Jacksonville Jaguars

If you’re wondering how Tennessee and Jacksonville, with their combined four wins, could be playing on a Thursday night at this point in the season, it’s because every NFL team is guaranteed at least one primetime game and the Thursday match-ups are decided before the season.

12/17/2014

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Team Grades: Giants Fumble Away Opportunity To Break Losing Streak

Have the New York Giants (3-9) hit rock bottom? After surging out to a 21-point lead against the lowly Jacksonville Jaguars (2-10), New York lost two key fumbles, and the game, 25-24 at EverBank Field.

12/01/2014

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Opponent Profile: Jacksonville Presents Opportunity For Giants To Break Losing Skid

Fianally, an opponent that is more in the league of the New York Giants (3-8). Big Blue visits the Sunshine State for a clash against woeful Jacksonville Jaguars (1-10), hoping to break a six-game losing streak.

11/25/2014

Blake Bortles #5 of the Jacksonville Jaguars sets to throw during the first half of the preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Everbank Field on August 8, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Jacksonville Jaguars Place All Of Their Eggs In Basket Of Blake Bortles

It may be ugly at times in 2014, but Bortles will be unnerved and will benefit by going through any growing pains this fall as the Jaguars have much work to do before competing in the AFC South.

08/23/2014

BEREA, OH - MAY 17: Cleveland Browns draft pick Johnny Manziel #2 throws during the Cleveland Browns rookie minicamp on May 17, 2014 at the Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio.

6 NFL Rookies Already In The Spotlight

NFL training camps start this week. And these rookies may be already feeling the pressure.

07/22/2014

Jadeveon Clowney (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images), Johnny Manziel  (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

2014 NFL Draft: While Clowney And Manziel Dominate Conversation, WRs Could Steal Show

Every NFL draft is filled with intrigue. When the crop of college players has 102 early entrants, including the likes of Jadeveon Clowney and Johnny Manziel, that simply ratchets up the excitement.

05/08/2014

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Palladino: What To Do, What To Do? Jets Can Go 3 Ways In Draft

Anything is possible for a general manager trying to fill so many holes, with so many picks at his disposal.

05/07/2014

Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images); Fresno State quarterback Derek Carr (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Silverman: 2014 NFL Draft QB Class Not On Par With 1983, But Very Good

A decade or more ago, teams could go into the draft and select a player who was going to be given time to develop, particularly at the quarterback position. Those days are long gone.

04/09/2014

Jets quarterback Geno Smith (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

CBS Analyst Simms: Jets Struck Gold — Geno Better Than Any QB In This Draft

Simms said the Jets would be crazy to use a pick early on a quarterback, further enforcing the belief that the best way to get the most out of Smith in his second year is to sign a capable veteran free agent to challenge him.

02/27/2014

Teddy Bridgewater (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pick-A-Side: Which College Player Will Have The Best Career In The NFL?

Which college player will have the most successful NFL career? Pick a side!

01/03/2014

Quarterback Blake Bortles #5 of the UCF Knights walks off the field after defeating the Baylor Bears 52-42 in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.  (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

Bortles, No. 15 Central Florida Knocks Off No. 6 Baylor In Fiesta Bowl

Bortles stymied Baylor with his arm and legs while accounting for four touchdowns, Storm Johnson ran for three more scores and No. 15 Central Florida outlasted the sixth-ranked Bears, 52-42, on Wednesday night.

01/02/2014